If you’re feeling too hot this summer then don’t worry. Now you can take your air conditioner with you. Yes, you heard that right. Sony has developed a new kind of Air Conditioner that you can wear with your clothes.
This portable AC is known as Reon Pocket which releases cool air through a small rear panel. The Reon Pocket is smaller and lighter than a mobile phone. You can adjust the temperature with your smartphone. This device works with battery. The rechargeable battery of the AC can last for 90 minutes after two hours of charging.
The Tokyo based company claimed that it has adopted Peltier element for this AC which is normally used in car and wine coolers. This project is a crowdfunded project. So far, the project has received 28,236,670 yen and target amount is 66,000,000.
The total cost of this AC including undershirt is just Rs. 8,992 and available in Small, Medium, Large sizes. Although this device is made only for men only. The device is by a lithium-ion battery. Reon Pocket supports Bluetooth 5.0 LE connected phones.
AC is not waterproof but any dirt, sweat, water droplets that stick can be wired off with a hygroscopic soft cloth. This product is only available in Japan right now.